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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Lynchburg (Washington Dulles International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 147 miles / 236 kilometers / 127 nautical miles.

How far is Lynchburg from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Washington D.C. and Lynchburg. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 146.564 miles
  • 235.872 kilometers
  • 127.361 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 146.567 miles
  • 235.876 kilometers
  • 127.363 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH) is 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and Lynchburg.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 45 kg (100 pounds).

Airport information


A Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

B Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Washington D.C. to Lynchburg flight path

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Lynchburg (LYH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
147

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